M.C. Escher (Dutch, 1898-1972) Day and Night (B. 303), 1938
Woodcut on tissue-thin laid Japan paper
19.25 x 30.75 (in)
Signed in pencil M.C. Escher, lower left
Printed by the artist. Eigen druk written in pencil, lower right. Initialed and dated in the woodblock MCE II - '38, upper right.
Image size: 15.375 x 26.625 (in).
Provenance: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Siebe Van der Zee, Fountain Hills, Arizona passed by family descent from Mr. Siebe Van der Zee, Sr., Hilversum, the Netherlands who acquired it directly from the artist in 1969.
Literature: Illustrated and documented as No. 303 in "M.C. Escher: His Life and Complete Graphic Work" by Flip Bool et al., published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1992, pg. 273.
This lot is in overall good condition. This lot has minor foxing in the paper. This lot is adhered to the mat with framer's tape on all four margins.